Essays about: "Environmental friendliness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the words Environmental friendliness.

  1. 1. Sustainability from farm to fork : education and the social construction of the environment in an agro-food park - the case of F.I.CO

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Angela Di Pumpo; [2018]
    Keywords : problematization; sustainability; education; transparency; post-structuralism; WPR approach; responsible consumers; green governmentality;

    Abstract : Alternative food systems are emerging as a response to globalisation and industrialisation. With environmental destruction increasingly becoming an issue alongside with the growing concern about traditional food systems, unconventional trends in food sector have risen steeply in the past decades. READ MORE

  2. 2. (Un)knowingly needing support : an exploration into the importance of social support and relations for climate-friendly Danes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Mette Orup; [2018]
    Keywords : social support; social relations; relational strain; climate-friendly behaviour; grounded theory; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Many studies on how to encourage pro-environmental behaviour have been done. However, they have tended to focus on individual behaviour in isolation of social interactions despite increasing scepticism about the effectiveness of this approach in promoting the necessary transition toward a more sustainable society. READ MORE

  3. 3. Performing Sustainability in Fast Fashion Retailing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Cynthia Salkovic; [2018]
    Keywords : fast fashion; sustainability; marketing; practice theory; sustainable consumption; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This paper stems from understanding how fast fashion retailers market their sustainability and how the retail space drives different forms of sustainable performances and consumption. Departing from a practice-based approach and practice theory, the study gives insights on how retailers actions in the production chain are translated in-store and online for consumers sense-making, performances and consumption practices. READ MORE

  4. 4. SABIC Green Logistics Systems & Profitability : To explore chemical industries green logistics and contribution to profitability with a particular case of SABIC

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Talal Alabdullatif; [2017]
    Keywords : green port; green logistics; zero emissions; environmental friendliness;

    Abstract : Background: Logistics is paramount in the business operations as it ensures transit of goods from one point to the other. Green logistics are measures in the logistics systems that are put in place to minimize the environmental implication of logistics operations while at the same time saving on cost. READ MORE

  5. 5. Biobaserat mervärde i förpackningsindustrin

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Products

    Author : Karl Berntsson; [2016]
    Keywords : biobaserat mervärde; grön prispremie; kvalitativa intervjuer; bio-based added value; green price premium; qualitative interviews;

    Abstract : I takt med att konsumenterna blir allt mer miljömedvetna har företag börjat intressera sig för att använda biobaserade material och produkter eftersom dessa anses mer miljövänliga och medför lägre utsläpp av växthusgaser. Det övergripande syftet med studien är att undersöka det biobaserade mervärdet hos biobaserade förpackningar och förpackningsmaterial. READ MORE